The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 148 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 114 119 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.35% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.84% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 18
Average daily rate
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£353 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £145 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £447 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 25
Average hourly rate £11.50 £22.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.31% +85.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £14.60 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.85 £39.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £17.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-27.64% +41.66%
Incident Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7304 6451 5356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.64% 72.97% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4013 3471 2635
Average daily rate £396 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 254 300
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £49.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +13 33 £325 +8.33% 3
Surrey +5 23 £353 +0.71% 5
Hampshire -1 23 £400 +26.98% 9
Berkshire -36 21 £388 +24.00% 8
Oxfordshire -19 5 £440 +40.80%
West Sussex - 5 £310 -
East Sussex - 2 - - 3
Kent -6 1 £275 - 2
Middlesex - - - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 122 (44.53%) ITIL
2 103 (37.59%) Security Cleared
3 83 (30.29%) Windows
4 77 (28.10%) SC Cleared
5 61 (22.26%) Microsoft
6 54 (19.71%) SLA
7 51 (18.61%) MS Excel
8 47 (17.15%) HP
9 45 (16.42%) Service Management
10 42 (15.33%) Firewall
10 42 (15.33%) Active Directory
10 42 (15.33%) DV Cleared
11 35 (12.77%) MS Office
11 35 (12.77%) Telecoms
12 30 (10.95%) Cisco
13 27 (9.85%) TCP/IP
13 27 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (9.85%) MS Exchange
13 27 (9.85%) Finance
14 24 (8.76%) Remedy
14 24 (8.76%) Configuration Management
14 24 (8.76%) LAN
14 24 (8.76%) WAN
14 24 (8.76%) UNIX
14 24 (8.76%) SQL
14 24 (8.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (8.39%) Change Management
16 21 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
16 21 (7.66%) VMware
16 21 (7.66%) Information Security

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (9.85%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (5.47%) IIS
4 10 (3.65%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.28%) Oracle 10gAS
6 7 (2.55%) CMS
6 7 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.82%) Live Communications Server
9 4 (1.46%) Lync
10 3 (1.09%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.36%) CICS
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (18.61%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.77%) MS Office
3 5 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.01%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (4.01%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (4.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.33%) Firewall
2 27 (9.85%) TCP/IP
3 24 (8.76%) LAN
3 24 (8.76%) WAN
4 16 (5.84%) Network Security
4 16 (5.84%) SAN
5 15 (5.47%) OSPF
6 14 (5.11%) Internet
7 12 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (4.38%) DNS
8 10 (3.65%) BGP
9 9 (3.28%) DHCP
9 9 (3.28%) MPLS
10 7 (2.55%) Wireless
10 7 (2.55%) HSRP
11 6 (2.19%) TACACS
11 6 (2.19%) FTP
12 5 (1.82%) EIGRP
12 5 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.38%) Oracle Database
2 9 (3.28%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (2.19%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.36%) DTS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.36%) SQLite
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.36%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.36%) Subversion
2 1 (0.36%) eggPlant
2 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 35 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 27 (9.85%) Finance
3 8 (2.92%) Retail
3 8 (2.92%) Back Office
4 6 (2.19%) Legal
5 5 (1.82%) Military
6 3 (1.09%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.09%) Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (26.64%) Analyst
2 33 (12.04%) Incident Manager
3 22 (8.03%) Service Analyst
4 21 (7.66%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (7.30%) Support Engineer
6 18 (6.57%) Administrator
7 17 (6.20%) Consultant
8 16 (5.84%) Network Engineer
8 16 (5.84%) Security Analyst
9 13 (4.74%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.38%) Security Engineer
10 12 (4.38%) DBA
10 12 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (3.28%) Escalation Manager
13 8 (2.92%) IP Engineer
13 8 (2.92%) Service Desk Engineer
13 8 (2.92%) IT Security Analyst
13 8 (2.92%) Applications Support
14 7 (2.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.28%) XML
1 9 (3.28%) Middleware
1 9 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.09%) SAP Basis
3 2 (0.73%) HTML
3 2 (0.73%) .NET
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.36%) COM+
4 1 (0.36%) CSS
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.36%) CGI
4 1 (0.36%) SAML
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.36%) BAPI
4 1 (0.36%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.36%) jQuery
4 1 (0.36%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.92%) Statistics
5 7 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.19%) Clustering
7 5 (1.82%) Open Source
8 4 (1.46%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.09%) PKI
9 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.73%) RMADS
10 2 (0.73%) iPad
10 2 (0.73%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.73%) CESG
10 2 (0.73%) Replication
10 2 (0.73%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 83 (30.29%) Windows
2 24 (8.76%) UNIX
2 24 (8.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.66%) Linux
3 21 (7.66%) Windows 7
4 17 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (4.38%) Windows XP
6 11 (4.01%) HPUX
7 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.09%) Solaris
10 2 (0.73%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.36%) AIX
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (44.53%) ITIL
2 45 (16.42%) Service Management
3 24 (8.76%) Configuration Management
4 23 (8.39%) Change Management
5 21 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (7.66%) Information Security
6 20 (7.30%) Problem Management
6 20 (7.30%) Migration
7 19 (6.93%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (5.47%) Time Management
9 14 (5.11%) Mentoring
10 13 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.74%) Capacity Management
10 13 (4.74%) Matrix Management
10 13 (4.74%) Data Analysis
11 12 (4.38%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.65%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.76%) SQL
2 12 (4.38%) Shell Script
3 11 (4.01%) PL/SQL
4 9 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.82%) VB
6 4 (1.46%) C
7 3 (1.09%) VBScript
8 2 (0.73%) Bourne shell
8 2 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (0.73%) Korn
8 2 (0.73%) Perl
8 2 (0.73%) C#
8 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.73%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.36%) ABAP
9 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.36%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 103 (37.59%) Security Cleared
2 77 (28.10%) SC Cleared
3 42 (15.33%) DV Cleared
4 27 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (6.93%) CCNP
6 18 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (6.20%) CISSP
7 17 (6.20%) CCNA
7 17 (6.20%) Degree
8 15 (5.47%) MCSE
9 11 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (4.01%) VCP4
10 10 (3.65%) CISM
11 8 (2.92%) HNC
11 8 (2.92%) MCP
12 7 (2.55%) CISA
13 6 (2.19%) CEH
13 6 (2.19%) CCSA
13 6 (2.19%) CCSE
14 5 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (19.71%) SLA
2 10 (3.65%) QA
3 8 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.55%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.82%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.73%) BS15000
7 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.01%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.01%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.55%) vSphere
3 7 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.46%) Nmap
6 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.09%) XenApp
7 2 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.73%) UAG
7 2 (0.73%) Snort
7 2 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.73%) NFS
8 1 (0.36%) NLBS
8 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.36%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 14 (5.11%) SCOM
2 11 (4.01%) SCSM
3 10 (3.65%) Nessus
3 10 (3.65%) OVSD
3 10 (3.65%) OpenView
4 9 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (3.28%) SCOrch
5 8 (2.92%) SCCM
6 7 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.19%) Nagios
7 6 (2.19%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.46%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.09%) MOM
9 3 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.36%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 61 (22.26%) Microsoft
2 47 (17.15%) HP
3 30 (10.95%) Cisco
4 24 (8.76%) Remedy
5 21 (7.66%) VMware
6 19 (6.93%) McAfee
7 18 (6.57%) Citrix
8 17 (6.20%) F5
9 14 (5.11%) Oracle
9 14 (5.11%) Juniper
9 14 (5.11%) IBM
10 9 (3.28%) Altiris
11 8 (2.92%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.55%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.55%) Computacenter
13 6 (2.19%) Blue Coat
13 6 (2.19%) Nokia
13 6 (2.19%) Avaya
14 5 (1.82%) Veritas
14 5 (1.82%) Qualys
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